Clearing 2021

Final Year, Future Focused: Getting ahead in a recession

Alumni Relations and Student Development bring you extra advice and support, whether you’re a final year student or recent graduate.

  • Thu 4 Jun 20

    11:00 - 12:00

  • Online


  • Event type

    Workshops, training and support

  • Event organiser

    Student Development Department

We know that it’s a tough time to be entering the job market right now, so Alumni Relations are joining up with Careers Services to bring you extra advice and support, whether you’re a final year student or recent graduate.

Our careers team will be joined by a panel of alumni working in different industries, who have experience of being new graduates during times of recession and economic uncertainty. They’ll share their top tips for getting ahead and how to make the most of opportunities.

Alumni speakers include:

  • Christina Bjornstrom, Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing at Terranet AB, BA Politics and Human Rights, 2008
  • Paul Norton, Managing Director at Harrods Aviation, BA Economics, 1987

    Book your place

    Current students can book via CareerHub

    Alumni should complete the following form

    Important information

    Please ensure you have Zoom set up before this webinar begins. 

    To watch the recording of this webinar, visit the Final Year, Future Focused Series Moodle site.You’ll also find all of the other webinar recordings from the series, plus lots of useful resources that can help you with your future plans, including information from employers and their vacancies.

    The Careers Services team are here to help you make the most of your Essex experience and help you reach your full potential. We offer support with CVs, applications, interview skills and careers tailored advice. All of our workshops can be booked via CareerHub.

    Find out more about our services and how we can help.